I never heard of an old man forgetting where he had buried his money! Old people remember what interests them: the dates fixed for their lawsuits, and the names of their debtors and creditors.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Marcus Tullius Cicero Quotes
An unjust peace is better than a just war.
The study and knowledge of the universe would somehow be lame and defective were no...
A man's own manner and character is what most becomes him.
It is the peculiar quality of a fool to perceive the faults of others and...
This is the truth: as from a fire aflame thousands of sparks come forth, even...
Peace is liberty in tranquillity.
As I give thought to the matter, I find four causes for the apparent misery...
We are all motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man...
Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all the others.
A letter does not blush.
The celestial order and the beauty of the universe compel me to admit that there...
Fear is not a lasting teacher of duty.
What nobler employment, or more valuable to the state, than that of the man who...
Freedom suppressed and again regained bites with deeper fangs than freedom never endangered
Any man is liable to err, only a fool persists in error.
Reason should direct and appetite obey
Silence is one of the great arts of conversation.
O wretched man, wretched not just because of what you are, but also because you...
Brevity is a great charm of eloquence.
Death is not natural for a state as it is for a human being, for...